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Moyshe Oysher (1907–1958)

Moyshe Oysher was born in 1907 in Lipkon, Bessarabia, Russia. He was an actor, known for Singing in the Dark (1956), The Cantor's Son (1937) and The Singing Blacksmith (1938). He died on November 27, 1958 in New Rochelle, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Singing in the Dark
Singing in the Dark David, aka Leo / His Father
The Cantor's Son
The Cantor's Son Saul 'Shloimele' Reichman
Overture to Glory
Overture to Glory Yoel Duvid Strashunsky


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 1956 Singing in the Dark
David, aka Leo / His Father
 1944 Song of Russia
Singer of "And Russia Is Her Name" (as Walter Lawrence)
 1940 Overture to Glory
Yoel Duvid Strashunsky
 1938 The Singing Blacksmith
Yankel (as Moishe Oysher)
 1937 The Cantor's Son
Saul 'Shloimele' Reichman
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 2017 The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Ya Shivu v Bolshom Dome Na Kholme (2017) ... (writer: "Vyoch Tyoch Tyoch" - uncredited)
 1944 Song of Russia (performer: "And Russia Is Her Name" (1943))
 1938 The Singing Blacksmith (performer: "The Singing Blacksmith" (1938), "In Der Kuznie (Yankel der Schmidt)" (1938), "Dem Pastekhs Kholem", "Khasidic In America", "On the Green Mountain" - uncredited)
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 1956 Singing in the Dark (story - as Moishe Oysher)
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 1952 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #5.37 (1952) ... Himself
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 1984 Almonds and Raisins (Documentary)

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Other Works:

Album: "The Moyshe Oysher Seder" (Rozanna Records).

Alternate Names:

Walter Lawrence | Moishe Oysher

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